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  • Turning Waste into Green Industry

    ‘Waste’ is one thing, for which we don’t pay attention on it. We think that a particular item or thing is not in use for us, so it is a waste material. But these waste materials are posing threat, not only to one or two country, but to the entire world. These waste things are posing threat to the environment as well it also has an adverse effect on the health also. This waste ...


    By Sorbilite, Inc.

  • Plant & Waste Recycling Show

    Plant And Waste Recycling Show Tuesday 8th/Wednesday 9th/Thursday 10th June 2010Many thanks to all our Exhibitors and Visitors to PAWRS 2009 for making the Show a huge success and we look forward to welcoming everyone back and to welcoming new exhibitors and visitors.Please note the dates were changed to the above due to change of dates by CIWM at Excel for 2010.The attached outlines for you ...


  • Responsible recycling of e-waste

    Eco Recycling Ltd (Ecoreco) and The Economic Times, presented a discussion on Responsible Recycling of E-waste on March 17, 2009 at MIG Club, Mumbai. The key panelists included: Mr. Sanjay Khandare, IAS, Member Secretary, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Mr. B K Soni, Chairman, Eco Recycling Ltd, Mr. Atul Nishar, Founder and Executive Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited, Mr. Kunal Pande, ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Waste Management and Recyclebank Announce Green Choices Recycling Challenge

    Americans recycle only one-and-a-half pounds of the more than four pounds of waste they generate daily, adding unnecessary waste to our nation's landfills. In an effort to help slow this trend and further inspire waste reduction efforts in the St. Louis area, Waste Management (NYSE: WM) announced today the City of Bellefontaine Neighbors has been selected to participate in the SC Johnson Green ...


  • Green Shoots Emerging at UK’s Recycling & Waste Management Exhibition

    Where there’s muck there’s brass! And nowhere is there greater evidence of the growing role recycling and waste management is playing in the revival of the UK economy than at RWM 09 (the Recycling & Waste Management Exhibition), taking place at the Birmingham NEC from 15 to 17 September 2009. “Legislative change, the rebounding prices of precious resources, rising ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Defra confirms green waste target

    The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has reconfirmed that green waste will count towards the 50% target for municipal waste set out in the revised European Waste Framework Directive (WFD). Defra’s clarification came in a letter sent in December 2008 to County Surveyors’ Society Waste Panel chair Julia Barrett, who raised concerns expressed at the panel’s meeting on ...

  • Household Green Waste Chipping/Shredding

    Local Authorities are finding that the most cost effective way to meet recycling targets for domestic green waste is to chip and shred at source and then leave for the householder to use as mulch or for composting. GreenMech have been working closely with Worcestershire County Council and Redditch Borough Council to find ways to help reduce the amounts of domestic green waste going to landfill. ...


    By GreenMech

  • Waste Management Launches First Residential Green Waste Recycling Pilot Program in Nevada

    Waste Management of Nevada (WM) announced today the launch of a residential green waste recycling pilot program for Incline Village and Crystal Bay residents.  The program, in partnership with IVGID Waste Not, kicked-off July 11, and is designed to assess the feasibility and community interest in an ongoing green waste recycling and collection program.  This pilot is the first ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • National Recycling Awards 2008 give green light to safer recycling

    A special category to encourage the development of health and safety initiatives across the recycling sector will be included in this year’s National Recycling Awards.With recycling industry accident rates four times the national average, and fatality rates ten times the national average , the Wincanton Innovation in Health and Safety Practices Award acknowledges that there is still much to do to ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Scottish Green manifesto mentions recycling only once

    The Scottish Green Party has made only a single mention of “recycling” in its new election manifesto. This appears in the statement “recycling creates six times more jobs per tonne of waste than landfill” – made in the context of the party’s green jobs pledge. Instead the new 16 page manifesto refers to “energy” 23 times, with many pledges to support renewable energy, and carbon capture ...

  • Green is the new black at Penton’s Waste360 Recycling Summit

    Leveraging the strength of its record-breaking WasteExpo, North America’s largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, Penton will be hosting a two-day event — the Waste360 Recycling Summit (www.waste360recyclingsummit.com) — to examine critical issues surrounding recycling and sustainability. The Summit, produced in partnership with the National Waste & ...


    By Penton

  • All Green Recycling Announces the Formation of All Green Global

    All Green Recycling, LLC (AGR), a growing provider of sustainable solutions and disposition for electronics (commonly known as “e-waste”) today announced the formation of ...

  • GREEN LIGHT TO ENTER NATIONAL RECYCLING AWARDS 2006

    Green businesses, organisations and individuals who have gone the extra mile to reduce waste and improve recycling rates in the past 18 months are being urged to enter the National Recycling Awards 2006. Now in their eighth year, the National Recycling Awards organised by Materials Recycling Week are widely recognised as the stamp of excellence in the recycling industry. They are open to ...

  • Recycling the Pacific – building a new green world at sea

    It is an intriguing idea - bordering on the audacious; but it might just work and it might help solve a growing environmental disaster in the Pacific Ocean. Recycled Island is a research project launched by Rotterdam-based WHIM architecture designed to assess the feasibility of creating a habitable floating island from plastic wastes in the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Green Travel & Green Conferences

    Untitled Document Environmental Experts create Environmental Conferences. Did you eat off plastic plates at an alternative transportation conference, and rent a car by yourself getting to a recycling ...


  • EU targets could apply for business and green waste

    Business waste and green waste could be included within the overall 50% recycling target set earlier this year by the European Parliament and EU Environment Council, for EU member states to achieve by 2020. Speaking to delegates at the annual Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC) conference last week, MEP and European Parliament rapporteur for waste Caroline Jackson conceded that ...

  • UK ‘first’ for green energy from waste plant

    Isle of Wight residents will be the first in the UK to benefit from pioneering government-backed technology that enables the creation of green energy from waste. Construction of a new gasification plant – the first of its type in the UK - will generate 2.3MW of electricity, which is sufficient to provide Island residents with enough energy to power more than 2,000 homes. Gasification is an ...


    By ENER-G

  • Waste2Tricity submits bid to London Waste & Recycling Board for conversion of London’s rubbish into green energy

    A consortium led by Waste2Tricity Limited has submitted an Expression of Interest to the London Waste & Recycling Board (LWRB), in response to the Board’s open call for environmentally responsible and innovative approaches to deal with the capital’s 21 million tonnes of rubbish produced annually. Waste2Tricity’s solution is to use plasma gasification technology combined with fuel cells to ...


    By Waste2Tricity

  • EU targets could apply for business and green waste

    Business waste and green waste could be included within the overall 50% recycling target set earlier this year by the European Parliament and EU Environment Council, for EU member states to achieve by 2020. Speaking to delegates at the annual Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC) conference last week, MEP and European Parliament rapporteur for waste Caroline Jackson conceded that ...


    By Emap Ltd

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